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Homeowners also expressed optimism regarding home values
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A majority of Americans are pessimistic about buying a home
Rising rents, mounting student debt, and a shift in demographics contribute to the U.S. homeownership rate’s continuing decline
Last year was the year of the McMansion, as the number of homes built with four or more bedrooms were 12 percentage points higher than it was in 2009
Lebanon, N.H., tops the list of 100 best small towns. Photo: Jon Platek/Wikimedia Commons
Livability.com’s rankings of the top 100 small towns include places in every region and corner of the country
A majority of single-person households are homeowners, not renters
Study finds building professionals are increasingly turning to online sources for building products pricing and information
A panel of Gen Y real estate professionals from around the country speak at the 2015 Urban Land Institute Spring Meeting. Screenshot courtesy of Urban Land Institute via YouTube.
Millennials polled by the Urban Land Institute say keeping a healthy and active lifestyle is key
As commuting distance grows, nearby housing affordability does not, studies find
Boomers gravitate to markets with a lower price per square foot